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Brazil: Police close casino with 200 people in São Paulo; Soccer player Gabigol was arrested on the spot
Gabriel_Barbosa, Gabigol, detailed by the São Paulo police
Gabriel_Barbosa, Gabigol, detailed by the São Paulo police Credit: Governo do Estado de São Paulo

The Civil Police closed a luxury casino in São Paulo in the early hours of Sunday and arrested 200 people. In addition to being illegal, the establishment disrespected the state decree that prohibits parties and agglomerations during the pandemic.

The Flamengo soccer player, Gabriel_Barbosa (Gabigol) was among the detained.

Sports • Soccer
Brazilian soccer team gets appeal at CBF (Brazilian Football Association) to line-up players who tested positive for Covid-19
Atletico-GO players
Atletico-GO players Credit: Twitter (Reproduction)

At the end of Tuesday night, Atletico-GO managed to appeal to play against Flamengo the four players who tested positive for Covid-19

The club claims that the players are in the final stages of infection, have already complied with the quarantine protocol, and "no longer have the potential for disease transmission".